MANAGEMENT OF CRISES DURING ANESTHESIA AND SURGERY. PART XV: SEPSIS
Basrah Journal of Surgery,
Volume 24, Issue 2, Pages 86-87
AbstractSepsis which is defined as systemic response to infection may potentially causes multiple structures physiological stress and dysfunction such as; respiratory, renal, cardiovascular, and hematological. Because quick consideration should be paid to so many body systems, prepared approach during anesthesia for a septic patient is a must1.
Patients with sepsis show signs of systemic inflammatory response syndrome, as result from generalized reaction to inflammation which may be caused by a wide range of infectious and non-infectious causes for example, burns, pancreatitis and multiple trauma2.
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